The table below looks at the statistics for OO skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OO over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented (OO)
Rank 40 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing OO 30 39 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.90% 4.27% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 5.74% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 10
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£325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £359 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £497 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
613 680 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 79.71% 74.48% 73.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 423 237
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OO Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region.

OO Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

OO Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OO across the Milton Keynes region.

OO Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO.

1 37 (59.68%) JavaScript
2 36 (58.06%) C#
3 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (50.00%) .NET
5 29 (46.77%) MVC
6 27 (43.55%) HTML
7 25 (40.32%) CSS
8 24 (38.71%) jQuery
9 23 (37.10%) WCF
9 23 (37.10%) Scrum
10 22 (35.48%) Web Services
11 21 (33.87%) TDD
12 18 (29.03%) Java
12 18 (29.03%) OOD
13 17 (27.42%) SQL
13 17 (27.42%) Unit Testing
14 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
15 15 (24.19%) SOA
15 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
16 14 (22.58%) Ajax
17 13 (20.97%) Spring
17 13 (20.97%) Finance
17 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
17 13 (20.97%) JSP
17 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 12 (19.35%) Open Source
18 12 (19.35%) Oracle
18 12 (19.35%) NUnit
18 12 (19.35%) .NET Framework

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing OO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.74%) CMS
2 10 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.13%) Kentico
3 8 (12.90%) WebLogic
4 7 (11.29%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.45%) Confluence
5 4 (6.45%) IIS
6 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (4.84%) JBoss
7 2 (3.23%) Drupal
7 2 (3.23%) Apache
8 1 (1.61%) Node.js
8 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.68%) HTTP
3 4 (6.45%) AMQP
3 4 (6.45%) Internet
4 2 (3.23%) Skype
5 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.45%) Big Data
2 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) SQLite
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
2 12 (19.35%) NUnit
3 10 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (12.90%) Ant
4 8 (12.90%) JUnit
5 7 (11.29%) Eclipse
5 7 (11.29%) Subversion
6 4 (6.45%) TeamCity
6 4 (6.45%) Mercurial
6 4 (6.45%) Gradle
6 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.45%) JIRA
6 4 (6.45%) Maven
7 3 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.61%) Robot Framework
9 1 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.61%) GCC
9 1 (1.61%) SCons
9 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Automotive
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (85.48%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) .NET Developer
3 14 (22.58%) Web Developer
4 12 (19.35%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Front-End Web Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.84%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.23%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.23%) UI Programmer
9 2 (3.23%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.00%) .NET
2 27 (43.55%) HTML
3 25 (40.32%) CSS
4 24 (38.71%) jQuery
5 23 (37.10%) WCF
6 22 (35.48%) Web Services
7 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET
8 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (22.58%) Ajax
10 13 (20.97%) Spring
10 13 (20.97%) JSP
10 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (19.35%) .NET Framework
11 12 (19.35%) JSON
12 10 (16.13%) Dojo
12 10 (16.13%) XML
12 10 (16.13%) Struts
12 10 (16.13%) J2EE
12 10 (16.13%) DHTML
12 10 (16.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
3 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.23%) EPoS
4 1 (1.61%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.61%) New Media
4 1 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Android
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.77%) MVC
3 23 (37.10%) Scrum
4 21 (33.87%) TDD
5 18 (29.03%) OOD
6 17 (27.42%) Unit Testing
7 15 (24.19%) SOA
8 12 (19.35%) Open Source
9 11 (17.74%) Automated Testing
10 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
11 7 (11.29%) Web Development
11 7 (11.29%) Time Management
12 6 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
13 5 (8.06%) OOP
13 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
13 5 (8.06%) Content Management
14 4 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
14 4 (6.45%) System Testing
14 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) JavaScript
2 36 (58.06%) C#
3 18 (29.03%) Java
4 17 (27.42%) SQL
5 9 (14.52%) C++
6 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
6 7 (11.29%) PHP
7 2 (3.23%) PHP5
7 2 (3.23%) C
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) HL7
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Vagrant
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) PayPal
2 4 (6.45%) Atlassian
2 4 (6.45%) Google
2 4 (6.45%) Coremetrics
2 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.23%) Remedy
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe